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    Sale 2271

    Indian and South East Asian Art: Including Highlights from the Star Collection

    20 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1336

    An illustration from a Ragamala: Ramakali Ragini of Malkos

    INDIA, MURSHIDABAD, CIRCA 1770

    Price Realised  

    An illustration from a Ragamala: Ramakali Ragini of Malkos
    India, Murshidabad, circa 1770
    Depicting a woman seated on a low throne backed by a bolster, her face turned away from her lover who kneels before her begging forgiveness, both on the pavilion covered by a green carpet with a marble building in the background, a blue-and-white vase set in a niche next to the door and a tree to the right, surrounded by a golden border
    Opaque pigments gold on wasli 11½ x 9¼ in. (29.0 x 23.2 cm.)


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    Pre-Lot Text

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